Can Canada fulfill it’s Paris climate commitments and build the Kinder Morgan TransMountain pipeline expansion? World Community’s film series addresses this important issue with a screening of the new film, Directly Affected (75 min), on Tuesday, April 3 at 7 pm in the Stan Hagen Theatre (North Island College).read more
Dear Comox Valley Resident:
Hopefully, after reading this you will reconsider your support to the Comox Valley Water Treatment Project. Why are we fighting a problem that doesn’t exist?
The Comox Valley Regional District has failed to demonstrate that a new Comox Valley Water Treatment is needed. We need to work as a community to oppose the CVRD project to filter 147 million liters of water per day from the Comox Lake unnecessarily.read more
Why are we fighting a problem that doesn’t exist?
The Comox Valley Regional District has failed to demonstrate that a new Comox Valley Water Treatment is needed.
We need to work as a community to oppose the CVRD project to filter 147 million liters of water per day from the Comox Lake unnecessarily.read more
How can we change people’s minds and get them involved in the climate change struggle? I’m convinced that there is nothing more effective than personal witness—individuals and groups that “walk the talk.” I became convinced of this in a single moment, on a single evening, at an event in the early 1970s.read more
Our BC government has told us there is no choice but to proceed with the Site C Dam.
Many experts have challenged this decision arguing that cancelling Site C makes economic sense, as well as saving valuable agricultural land in the Peace River Valley, and honouring the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Breathe Clean Air Comox Valley is hosting a public forum on air quality in the Comox Valley.
“It’s been over two and a half years since there was a public meeting on air quality in the Comox Valley,” said Jennell Ellis, a volunteer with the local citizen’s group, Breathe Clean Air Comox Valley.read more
The Cumberland Community Forest Society is kicking off a NEW series of CCFS Science Pub Nights where local ecologists, researchers, writers, photographers, subject matter experts, explorers and elders come together to explore the science behind life on earth. The first of these Science Pub events is coming up Thursday March 15th and the topic (perfect for spring) is Pollinators!read more
The local chapter of the Council of Canadians and Timberline Earth Club have confirmed that noted environmental speakers Andrew Nikiforuk and Damien Gillis will be keynote speakers at the upcoming public forum “Our Water – Our Future” and all are invited to attend.read more
Along river banks and beaches of the Comox Valley, a jumbled record of ancient volcanic activity, forgotten swamps and domineering ice sheets presents itself in the form of cobbles. Some of these have traveled thousands of kilometers over hundreds of millions of years to find themselves under your feet. This talk will present a new guide to the identification and interpretation of cobbles in our region with a focus on the geological history and the processes that formed these rocks.read more